Category Archives: Market Trends

River Of Life Transformation in Kuala Lumpur And Klang Valley

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Tun Razak Exchange Completion Date In Kuala Lumpur

(Photo by Hussein Shaharuddin/The Mole) Tun Razak Exchange of previously known as KLIF (Kuala Lumpur International Financial district)  is a 26 billion development that was launched on 2012 as as effort to put Kuala Lumpur into the international financial map. The … Continue reading

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Malaysia Confirms Its S’pore-KL Rail Stations

  THE high-speed rail (HSR) project connecting Singapore and Kuala Lumpur will have seven stops in Malaysia, namely Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Seremban, Ayer Keroh, Muar, Batu Pahat and Nusajaya. While several of the proposed stations had been revealed earlier this … Continue reading

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Kuala Lumpur Commercial Land Values Drop In 1H14

KUALA LUMPUR: Commercial values of sites for prime offices here have dropped 2.7% in the first six months of the year amid a “challenging leasing environment”, said Knight Frank Asia-Pacific head of research Nicholas Holt in the Prime Asia Development … Continue reading

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Bandar Malaysia And Chan Sow Lin: Landmarks Of Kuala Lumpur’s Transformation

Bandar Malaysia and Chan Sow Lin are parallel developments which will take Kuala Lumpur’s city landscape to the next level. Representations of the city’s future incarnation and how it is set to evolve into one of the world’s most functional … Continue reading

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Summary Inflation Report Consumer Price Index (2006=100) : February 2014

FEBRUARY AND JANUARY 2014 Year-on-Year Inflation Rates, All Items February January Year-to-date   Philippines      Headline 4.1 4.2 4.2      Core 3.0 3.2 3.1   NCR      Headline 2.8 2.7 2.7   AONCR     Headline 4.5 4.6 4.5   The … Continue reading

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Makati Property Price Index And Economy Growth

Philippines Index Price to Income Ratio: 25.06 Mortgage as Percentage of Income: 285.19% Loan Affordability Index: 0.35 Price to Rent Ratio – City Centre: 15.57 Price to Rent Ratio – Outside of Centre: 26.65 Gross Rental Yield (City Centre): 6.42% … Continue reading

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‘Remarkable’ Growth For Philippine Economy Despite Disasters

The Philippine economy was one of the fastest-growing in Asia last year after shrugging off devastating natural disasters and expanding at a “remarkable” pace in the final quarter, the government said Thursday. The economy grew by 6.5 percent in the … Continue reading

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U.S. Foreclosures Drop By 20 Percent Year-Over-Year In January

CoreLogic released its January National Foreclosure Report, which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and foreclosure inventory. According to CoreLogic, for the month of January 2014, there were 48,000 completed foreclosures nationally, down from 59,000 in January 2013, a year-over-year … Continue reading

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The Property Market Is Booming Again As Inflation Nears Double-Digits, So What Next For House Prices?

House prices are booming again if you look at the major property reports. Nationwide and Halifax have seen a surge in annual inflation in recent months and the lagging Land Registry and ONS indices also show prices picking up. London … Continue reading

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